Janelle Robinson

  • Ph.D., Counselor Education and Supervision, Duquesne University
  • M.S., Professional Counseling, Carlow University
  • B.S., Psychology, Tennessee State University

Janelle Robinson is a national certified counselor, a licensed professional counselor associate, an associate professor of clinical mental health counseling and the Columbia campus program coordinator.

Robinson’s more than 10 years of clinical work has included counseling individuals, couples and families in a variety of settings such as nonprofit, schools and in private practice. Her clinical and scholarly interests include racialized trauma as well as understanding how transgenerational trauma impacts individuals and communities of color, specifically in the African American community.

She is a professional member of the American Counseling Association, the Association of Counselor Education and Supervision, the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development, Counselors for Social Justice and the South Carolina Counseling Association.


  • Nationally Certified Counselor
  • Licensed Professional Counselor Associate